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Title
Electra performs like jet fighter
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1958
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated October 3, 1958 reads, "Electra makes Valley approach - View from new Lockheed Electra shows one of powerful prop-jet engines at work as plane approaches San Fernando Valley 10,000 feet above U.S. Highway 101 heading in over Calabasas. Premiere flight from Burbank to Santa Barbara and back was made in 30 minutes. Plane flew at 400 miles an hour."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00143800
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d052_f21_i26
CARL0005817872
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/72743
Subject
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Airplanes--Models--United States
Aircraft industry--United States
Air travel--United States
Electra (Turboprop transports)
Lockheed aircraft
Aerial photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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